The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 13 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing Reuters 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.17% 1.92% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 5.71% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £275 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate - £415 £130
% change year-on-year
- +219.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Reuters
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 35 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 50.79% 33.65% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 59
Average daily rate £525 £383 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £145 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £615 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.62 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Reuters across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Reuters
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Reuters across the Docklands, London region.

Reuters Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Reuters
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Reuters across the Docklands, London region.

Reuters Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Reuters
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Reuters also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Reuters.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Eikon
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Reuters also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Reuters. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eikon
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Market Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Market Data Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus